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Mary Josephine Washburn Adams
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1838
Williamsburg
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: May 16, 1874
Williamsburg
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA

Daughter of Lauriston and Ilona Washburn

It is probable that neither Mary, nor her son, William, heard the shouted warning. Her husband was working at the James Mill, right down the road, and survived.
(In the Shadow of the Dam, Elizabeth M Sharpe)

This is Ilona Josephine Washburn Adams. My source for her name is FHL film 760743. I found her marriage to William D. Adams and now she is Mary J. Washburn. I wonder if her stepmother's (Mary Rice) name influenced her. I believe that she went by "Josephine". She did have daughter Mary E., the oldest child of three. William was the youngest. (Member #46774804)



 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ilona Walker Washburn (1806 - 1838)
 
 Spouse:
  William D. Adams (1833 - 1893)
 
 Children:
  Ellsworth Adams (____ - 1864)*
  Willie Adams (1855 - 1874)*
  Arthur Dwight Adams (1865 - 1883)*
 
 Sibling:
  Fowler Washburn (1835 - 1910)*
  Mary Josephine Washburn Adams (1838 - 1874)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Josephine/Wife of/W D Adams/Drowned in/Mill River flood/May 16 1874/ 36 yrs

 
Burial:
Village Hill Cemetery
Williamsburg
Hampshire County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: P.K. Magruder
Record added: May 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69444440
Mary Josephine <i>Washburn</i> Adams
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- seashelli
 Added: Oct. 2, 2015
Rest in eternal peace
- Ann Joscher
 Added: Jan. 18, 2015

- P.K. Magruder
 Added: Mar. 19, 2012
 
 
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